AWS free online courses on cloud, machine learning, and big data are available to interested students and professionals at Amazon.com
AWS free online courses have been made available to interested students and professionals on Amazon.com. This move is one of four initiatives announced by Amazon Web Services to empower learners and make it easy for anyone who wants to learn to access free cloud computing skills training and unlock new career opportunities in the cloud, said a statement from the company. .
The four recently announced initiatives include the launch of AWS Skill Builde, a new digital learning experience, the addition of AWS courses to the Amazon.com website, the expansion of the global retraining program AWS re/Start and the opening of the AWS Skills Center , Amazon’s first dedicated, personal cloud learning space. AWS’s free online courses are accessible to anyone interested by simply logging into the Amazon website.
AWS Free Online Courses Currently Available
Currently, the following courses are available free of charge to interested participants:
- AWS Cloud Practitioner Essentials: Cloud Essentials Online Course.
- Amazon RDS Service Primer: Database Online Course.
- Introduction to AWS Solutions: Cloud Essentials Online Course.
- Fundamentals of data analytics: data analytics or big data online course.
- AWS Lambda Foundations: Serverless Online Course.
- Machine Learning for business challenges and much more.
The courses are currently only accessible via laptops or desktops, AWS says. “Our goal is to empower anyone with a desire to learn by giving them access to the tools needed to excel in cloud computing careers. In the next decade, we expect the adoption of cloud computing in every industry to create a huge number of new jobs. That’s why we’re investing hundreds of millions of dollars in developing online courses, local in-person retraining programs, and new ways to make it easy for everyone to learn cloud skills,” said Maureen Lonergan, vice president of training and certification at AWS.
Benefits of taking the AWS free online courses
According to Amazon, AWS’s free online courses offer the following benefits:
- Intuitive and engaging learning through videos, downloadable files, and knowledge checks.
- There are courses for everyone, including beginners, intermediates and advanced.
- The courses can be taken by busy professionals as there are several courses of less than 60 minutes.
- The courses are curated by Amazon experts.
Interested participants are advised to check the official website to know more and also enroll in the AWS free online courses.